The House of Food and Wine : Day 3

How do top chefs continue to evolve creatively? What do critics have to say about Australia's food scene? Is it too late for the wide and wonderful world of rare plants or can chefs step in to save them? Find out at The House of Food & Wine’s final day of talks, workshops and more.

Your day-pass gets you access to:

Masterclass demonstrations supported by Sanpellegrino
Catch some of the biggest stars in food as they show you how to create their signature dishes.
Curtis Stone, Gwen and Maude, Los Angeles

Marc-Olivier Frappier, Joe Beef, Canada

Rosio Sanchez, Hija de Sanchez and Sanchez, Denmark

Theatre of Ideas supported by The New York Times
Get inside the heads of gastronomic greats and culinary creatives at this talk-style series that covers some of the biggest topics in food today.

How to Drink Wine - and Why
Jane Lopes (Attica, Melbourne) and Vanya Filipovic (Joe Beef, Canada). Moderated by Max Allen.

The Secret Life of Plants
Peter Gilmore (Quay and Bennelong, Sydney). Moderated by Palisa Anderson.

Panel - Creativity: Chasing the Muse
Martin Benn and Vicki Wild (Sepia, Sydney) and Ryan Clift (Tippling Club, Singapore). Moderated by Jill Dupleix.

Eating Australia, Inside and Out
Sam Sifton and Besha Rodell (The New York Times)

Rosé All Day by Vintage Cellars
Wine-lovers of all stripes can try 12 hard-to-find rosés from around the world in this free tasting. With small group sizes and giveaways included, there’s plenty to be tickled pink about.

Food and drinks (available for purchase)

Belles Hot Chicken food truck
Belles favourites plus a one-off dish in collaboration with a secret international guest

Mamasita food truck
Mamasita favourites plus a one-off dish in collaboration with a secret international guest

Sundae School Ice Creamery
Treats inspired by our international presenters, created exclusively for The House of Food And Wine

The Kyoto Protocol bar by Morgan McGlone and Christian Robertson
A pop-up bar serving low-waste drinks and rare natural wine

Add a workshop for $40
Get your hands dirty and keep your mind busy at these interactive workshops focused on future-proofing our food systems. Tickets can be added to your day pass for $40 per workshop.

Ferment This – Adam James
Adam James of Hobart’s Rough Rice will demonstrate how fermentation can transform ingredients that typically go to waste into delicious and nutritious condiments.

The After Party – Anther Experimental Distillation
Get your head around the idea of food sustainability with a drink in hand, crafted by the Anther team who will explore what flavours might exist after the world ends.

Invasive Species and Natural Selection – David Moyle
While invasive species are widely accepted as a threat to natural ecosystems, could they be the ones that come out on top in a survival of the fittest?


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DateMon 11 Mar
VenueThe Coopers Malthouse Theatre, Southbank
+61 3 9823 6100

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